5 RARE Facts About ZEE5 Kannada Original Bhinna’s Director Adarsh Eshwarappa

Watch out for Bhinna, the first Kannada film to ever be released directly on an OTT platform. Learn about the director here

Parinika Uchil

October 1, 2019

Original Series

3 min


One can’t deny the fact that in the last few years, Sandalwood has seen an exponential growth in the quality of entertainment. Young actors, directors and singers are enjoying their moment in the sun, thanks to the different kind of content that is being created. The ZEE5 Original Kannada film Bhinna is the best example of this scenario.

Coming from humble backgrounds, the cast and crew of Bhinna have worked effortlessly to bring together a story that will blow your mind. Now, bringing on-screen a thriller or horror concept for that matter takes more effort than normal because of the connect the audience may or may not make. In order to keep a viewer hooked the horror or thriller story has to be that exhilarating.

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Enter the talented director and mastermind behind Bhinna, Adarsh H Eshwarappa. After directorial debut ‘Shuddhi’ won multiple awards, Adarsh is back with his next release, Bhinna. To top it, this is first ever Kannada film that will directly be released on an OTT platform, aka namma ZEE5.

We discovered some cool facts about the multi-talented writer-director. Let’s begin…

1. After completing his graduation in Mechanical Engineering, Adarsh worked in a BPO before his career as a filmmaker

2. Adarsh is namma Hassanada hudga, who came from an extremely humble background before gaining fame for his work

3. The Bhinna director decided to follow his dream as a filmmaker by first watching thousands of videos at home, followed by a short course in 2010, in NYFA (Los Angeles) on filmmaking

4. Shuddhi, his first-ever feature film, was such a massive hit that it had a 100 day-run in theatres after which it now streams on another leading OTT platform

5. Adarsh’s Bhinna is a rendition of Puttana Kanagal’s 1971 film Sharapanjara. The lead character of Bhinna is called Kaveri and this character too was inspired by the protagonist of the film

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